Compass Group, North America CHEF in Memphis, Tennessee

CHEF 8/10/17Tennessee-Memphis

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Job ID: CM08101779548Great People. Real Opportunities.Description:

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Morrison Healthcareis a leading national food and nutrition services company exclusively dedicated to serving more than 600 hospitals and healthcare systems. Morrison's hospital kitchens, restaurants, and cafés feature socially responsible practices and exceptional guest experiences. The company's comprehensive Mindful Choices® wellness and sustainability platform includes the latest in healthful eating and an understanding of behavioral change in food consumption. Morrison's alignment with Partnership for a Healthier America's (PHA) Hospital Healthy Food Initiative positively impacts up to 41 million patients and 500 million hospital meals annually. Morrison has been named one of Modern Healthcare's "Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare" for the past five years, and Training Magazine's Top 125 organizations for the past six consecutive years. The company is a division of Compass Group and has more than 1,200 registered dietitians, 300 executive chefs, and 17,000 professional food service team members.

Job Summary:

This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, entrepreneurial Culinary professional who is constantly seeking a better way to conduct business. This hands-on leadership position is directly responsible for the successful operation of the Culinary Department in an Acute Care Hospital. Our Chefs ensure client, customer service/satisfaction with efficient cost effective management meeting and exceeding stated expectations. You could be responsible in managing the daily operations of the kitchen area, implement production process, manage food cost/labor cost and have overall understanding of HACCP. Generally, you will report to the Executive Chef or Director of Food and Nutrition. Ideally, you will have experience supervising and supporting production functions of kitchen employees, ability to motivate employees to continually improve performance, follow/direct HACCP, Food Safety, Physical Safety Programs and manage cost controls. You will also be responsible for developing, mentoring and coaching internal associates.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A.O.S. Degree in Culinary Arts or culinary certificate and required experience

  • Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years of progressive culinary/kitchen management experience, depending upon formal degree or training

  • Extensive catering experience a plus

  • High volume, complex foodservice operations experience - highly desirable

  • Institutional and batch cooking experiences

  • Hands-on chef experience a must

  • Comprehensive knowledge of food and catering trends with a focus on quality, production, sanitation, food cost controls, and presentation

  • Must be experienced with computers; to include Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Power Point), Outlook, E-mail and the Internet

  • Must be willing to participate in patient satisfaction programs/activities

  • ServSafe certified - highly desirable

  • Must be able to successfully complete criminal background checks (State and Federal) and drug screenings

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Morrison Healthcare is a member of Compass Group USA

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Requirements:

Career LevelMid Career (2+ Years Experience)SectorMorrison HealthcareAreas of InterestFoodservice - HealthcareEducationAssociate's Degree/2 Year CollegeLocaleTennessee-MemphisPreferred LanguageEnglish